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Boy Erased Review: This New Drama Highlights the Hell of Conversion Therapy

Written for the screen, directed by, and co-starring Joel Edgerton, Boy Erased tackles the subject of conversion therapy camps and in-patient clinics that attempt to alter sexual orientation and gender identity.  Starring Lucas Hedges as Jared Eamons, the son of Baptist preacher Marshall (Russell Crowe) and his stay-at-home mom Nancy (Nicole Kidman), the film follows …

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LOVING Movie Review: Exquisite & Exquisitely Timed Cinema

The timing for the release of a feature film telling the story of Loving vs. Virginia, the groundbreaking case that legalized interracial marriage, couldn’t be better.  Virginia, which Hillary Clinton won during the presidential election, has had a long and checkered racial history.  The first laws against interracial marriage began in Virginia, they expanded in …

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Black Mass Vid Review: Criminally Good or Another Depp disaster?

Transcript: There is no disputing Johnny Depp is one of the great actors of his generation, though it feels like his recent films have put that, as well as his choices in choosing roles, into question.  Will Black Mass reaffirm him as the worthiest of global A-listers and save him from the brink of box …

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